Current Earthquake Information

The seismic network GEOFON, run by the GFZ, provides seismic data and rapid earthquake parameters. Besides GFZ several other partner institutions are part of the global network. Further information on the GEOFON program may be found at the GEOFON-Website


Some of the information and data presented on this website are preliminary and in part based on techniques still under development. The content of this website may change without notice as soon as more information are available.

Seismic waveform data and meta data may be found at: and

Locations were obtained from the GFZ GEOFON programme using data from the GEVN partner networks. See for additional details.

Media contact

Josef Zens
Group Leader
Dipl.-Geogr. Josef Zens
Public Relations
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14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1040


Angelo Strollo
Group Leader
Dr. Angelo Strollo
Albert-Einstein-Straße 42-46
Building A 46, Room 113
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1285